Teacher union backing of Weymouth Republican riles new super PAC

Education activists say O’Connor betrays progressive values

A SCHISM WITHIN the Democratic Party that has long divided teachers unions and education reform advocates is playing out in unusual fashion this fall in a state Senate race — with a Republican incumbent at the center of the storm. Patrick O’Connor, a Republican elected in a special election two-and-a-half years ago to a Weymouth-based(...)

Read More »